Tour Austin's Best Street Art

Austin, United States

Experience hosted by Douglas And Eileen

2 hours, Hosted in English
Committed to safety
This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Up to 10 people
Includes equipment

What you'll do

We are excited to be outside, grabbing some Vitamin D, and showing you around one of the top 25 Coolest Neighborhoods in the World!

If you enjoy street art and graffiti or know nothing about it, you will LOVE this highly rated tour. Discover parts of East Austin that never made it into a guidebook on the ever-changing street art scene. Whether you're looking for great photo ops, art history, or the inside scoop on local living in Austin, this street art tour will touch on all of these subjects. Together, we'll explore one of Austin's largest concentrations of public art. Reviews of this well curated tour focus on the tour guide's knowledge and passion of the artists and their artwork. By the end of the walk, we guarantee you'll know more about Austin's public art than most local residents, and you'll never look at murals, street art, or graffiti the same way again.
Other things to note:

If you want a tour outside of the times listed, we offer private tours that start at $250.

This is a family-friendly tour and is for anyone who can meander at a walking pace! There are frequent stops and we end at a restaurant and bar. It is a linear tour and doesn't return to the start.
We are excited to be outside, grabbing some Vitamin D, and showing you around one of the top 25 Coolest Neighborhoods in the World!

If you enjoy street art and graffiti or know nothing about it, you will LOVE this highly rated tour. Discover parts of East Austin that never made it into a guidebook on the ever-changing street art scene. Whether you're looking for great photo ops, art history, or the inside scoop on local living in Aust…

What's included

  • Equipment
    A colorful handout featuring Instagram information for all the artists feat...

Meet your host, Douglas And Eileen

Host on Airbnb since 2019
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Douglas grew up in the Santa Fe art scene and managed a rockin' contemporary art gallery. He started his art career on the walls of his grandparent's home while visiting as a child. He is pretty sure his grandparents would be proud of his tour.

Eileen is a mosaic junky and has been working with ceramic mosaics for 15 years. She also ran a large painting company where she honed her stenciling and painting skills. Eileen loves sharing Austin's cool art scene with others.
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Sat, Aug 7
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Sat, Aug 21
$30 per person
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Join 2 other guests
$30 per person
Sat, Aug 28
$30 per person
$30 per person

Where you'll be

We will explore the East Cesar Chavez neighborhood in Austin, which is home to some of the edgiest street art, murals, and graffiti in the city. We will end at The Native Hostel.

Rated 4.99 out of 5 from 270 reviews.

Grace
July 2021
Amazing tour. Douglas is very knowledgeable on the Art and tells a lot of great history behind the artists and more. He also has a fun personality and made the walk enjoyable. You can tell he is very passionate about what he does.
Mia
July 2021
Douglas was an amazing host! The weather was a little spotty, with projected rain and storms, but he and Eileen kept in touch to let us know whether or not we would be able to do the tour, and well before it started. The tour was amazing, and we learned so much history and culture about the area along with the art. The tour ended at a great coffee shop within walking distance to 6th street.
Douglas was an amazing host! The weather was a little spotty, with projected rain and storms, but he and Eileen kept in touch to let us know whether or not we would be able to do t…
Kayla
July 2021
This was super fun and engaging! David was super knowledgeable about everything and was easy to communicate with in finding the group and solving a refund issue I thought I would have to get! I highly recommend!
Debra
June 2021
This experience is incredible! Douglas was our tour guide and he knew everything from the history to the artists to all of the questions we asked him! It is clear how passionate he is about street art and Austin. So much fun- a must do experience in Austin!
This experience is incredible! Douglas was our tour guide and he knew everything from the history to the artists to all of the questions we asked him! It is clear how passionate he…
Sehar
June 2021
Doug was very knowledgeable and passionate about the subject matter. This is a great tour for those looking to learn more about the history of street art in Austin!
Kevin
June 2021
Learned a great deal about the history of street art in Austin and around the country. Douglas was an excellent host and made sure to answer everyone’s questions. It’s obvious he has a background as an educator.

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Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

What to bring

Water and a hat are a good idea.